21A.120 American Dream: Exploring Class in the US


Class Info

Explores the experiences and understandings of class among Americans positioned at different points along the US social spectrum. Considers a variety of classic frameworks for analyzing social class and uses memoirs, novels and ethnographies to gain a sense of how class is experienced in daily life and how it intersects with other forms of social difference such as race and gender.

This class has no prerequisites.

21A.120 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by C. Walley.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Wednesdays in E53-354.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS S.

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